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The Cellar Wine Bar and Kitchen

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Certificate of Excellence2016 - 2018 Winner

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Opened in August 2014, this establishment features 16 wines by the glass, an extensive wine bottle menu and a globally inspired food menu. Hours Mon-Sat 11am-10pm Sun 5pm-10pm
US$5 - US$26
Special Diets
Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Mediterranean, Wine Bar, International, Canadian
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
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All reviews cioppino moroccan lamb grilled octopus seafood cakes flatbread pizza steak lettuce wraps tapas rice red dragon wine list chocolate ganache selection of local wines this wonderful restaurant by the glass generous portions ordered appetizers
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We went in recommendation of some friends for my birthday The service was nonexistent. There was no explanation of the evening specials which we later heard being told at another table after we ordered. I am not sure if they were short staffed bit it...More

Date of visit: July 2018
Thank dhix
Reviewed November 16, 2018 via mobile

A truly wonderful afternoon lunch. We visited this restaurant with a few friends and found it to be extremely accommodating with excellent service and very good food. The menu is quite extensive and what we ordered ended up being just right. The waitress who attended...More

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank John Fraser F
Reviewed November 4, 2018 via mobile

We had been trying to find a restaurant in Penticton that we had not tried before and we somewhat reluctantly walked into The Cellar. It seemed dark and dingy and we were afraid the food would be mediocre at best. Our two hungry teenagers had...More

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank Zelda47
Reviewed October 13, 2018

Biggest disappointment - they aren't open tomorrow - Sunday. Hadn't anticipated coming up with a plan B. Good wine list - only to be expected in the Okanagan. Good menu, shared an appy and after the Cioppino no room left for dessert. Will be back...More

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank mpbaron
Reviewed October 9, 2018

what can i say about there food yummy and huge amounts too presentation is beautiful done as well service and atmosphere is very great too

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank Βασίλης Σ
Reviewed October 7, 2018 via mobile

After a week of dining out with a large group, we met with one other couple on the last night of our trip and dined at the cellar wine bar. Ambience is rustic. Noise level is low. There were sports TV’s on at the bar...More

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank Wallatom
Reviewed September 27, 2018

This is a very nice looking restaurant, fantastic looking menu, nice wine options, modern decor. The food was nice and we enjoyed the flavors, the problem lies with the obnoxiously loud, and extremely rude to her staff owner. She single handedly ruined our evening and...More

Date of visit: September 2018
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Reviewed September 22, 2018

We came here late one night with friends. This was our first time here. I was impressed with the decor and atmosphere ... unfortunately we were seated directly beside a very loud, slightly intoxicated group with a flair for finding ways to throw obscenities around....More

Date of visit: September 2018
1  Thank Denise A
Reviewed September 19, 2018 via mobile

We went with some friends. Extensive wine list. The food is very good with generous portions. I’ve been a few times to this restaurant and notice that they accommodate large groups which is good to know. My favourite is the dragon bowl. We will be...More

Date of visit: August 2018
Thank AllyV_12
Reviewed August 29, 2018

We booked late on a Saturday for 6 people but they still managed to fit us in. And we learned after arriving that they were short staffed. No matter. Our waiter was excellent and the food was outstanding. All 6 of us thoroughly enjoyed our...More

Date of visit: August 2018
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June 20, 2015|
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Response from Jan W | Reviewed this property |
Yes they will take larger groups with a res.
May 10, 2015|
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Response from khpPenticton | Reviewed this property |
They do have beer and spirits however I don't know the selection. There is definitely more than wine!
December 28, 2014|
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Response from Lynne F | Reviewed this property |
According to local information, they're closed today.
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